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Sun Ra's Disciples at the Temple of Dendur

Feb 29 | Sat | 7PM | $1 and Up

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Nona Hendryx, artistic director Craig Harris, music director Francesca Harper, choreography Virgil Ortiz, costume and set design Carl Hancock Rux, invocations Sun Ra was a visionary artist and composer who infused his ecstatic performances with costumes and mythology that both looked back to ancient Egypt and forward into science fiction. Vocalist, songwriter, and author Nona Hendryx has created a multisensory tribute to this iconoclastic musician, with orchestrations by composer, trombonist, and Sun Ra devotee Craig Harris, conceived specifically for The Temple of Dendur.

Venue: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 5th Ave Map